The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PDA in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PDA over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
Rank - 301 362
Permanent jobs citing PDA 0 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.048% 0.038%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.11% 0.081%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 5
Median salary - £20,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -36.92%
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-11.66% -7.69%
PDA
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2978 4579 6177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 47.32% 44.25% 47.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2683 3763 5103
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

PDA
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing PDA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

PDA Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

PDA
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PDA across the City of London region.

PDA Salary Trend in the City of London
City, London
Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
Posted: 25 days ago